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April 14, 2016
Jodi Mottinger, head girls golf coach, chips onto the putting green at Eagle Creek as players watch before working on their own chipping stroke.
The heat is on
April 14, 2016 - 8:48am
April 12, 2016
Spring road restrictions end Friday
April 12, 2016 - 8:14pm
March 31, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Prevent the scammers from cleaning up this spring
March 31, 2016 - 1:00am
June 3, 2015
As rain pelted the parking lot, Cash Wise employee Chad Pederson calmly went about assembling a tangle of grocery carts while shoppers staged in the entryway waiting for the downpour to slacken. The heavy rain started at about 10:45 a.m. Wednesday and lasted half an hour. Rain is not expected again until Saturday, according to forecasts.
Corralling carts during downpour
June 3, 2015 - 11:43pm
May 18, 2015
A public works crew makes short work Monday of a fallen tree branch large enough to block traffic on Fifth Street Southeast close to Olena Avenue. When asked how long the crew had been working, Scott Carruthers, shown using the power saw, said “all day.” While heavy winds knocked down enough smaller branches and debris to keep his and three other crews working, the tree-sized branch on Fifth Street was the fifth large enough to obstruct traffic. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Fifth on Fifth
May 18, 2015 - 11:26pm
April 30, 2015
2015 spring home and garden tab available online
April 30, 2015 - 5:47pm
April 25, 2015
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
April 25, 2015 - 7:30am
April 14, 2015
A pontoon slips off a trailer Tuesday on Kandiyohi County Road 41 along Hedin Park in Willmar. Several men managed to push the pontoon back on the trailer so it could be moved. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Pontoon jumps off trailer
April 14, 2015 - 11:22pm
April 6, 2015
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
April 6, 2015 - 4:56am
March 31, 2015
Heather Moyer spots her daughter Julia, 5, on the monkey bars Tuesday at Bria’s Playground in Willmar’s northwest side. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Playground weather
March 31, 2015 - 11:34pm
March 28, 2015
Cartoon by Gary Markstein
Cartoon by Gary Markstein
March 28, 2015 - 7:59am
March 27, 2015
Just as it’s about to set Wednesday in Willmar, the sun peaks through the clouds. Expect partly sunny skies this weekend with temps reaching the low 60s early next week. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
There goes the sun
March 27, 2015 - 11:21pm
March 17, 2015
Lucas Johnson whacks the ball off the No. 1 tee at the Litchfield Golf Course Tuesday, one day after the official March 16 opener. The threesome also included brother Josh and father Dennis, who farms east of town. Last year the course held three openers, the first on April 12 and the last on May 3 — all due to heavy rains that followed a big snow melt. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
First swing on St. Patrick’s Day
March 17, 2015 - 11:21pm
March 10, 2015
Doug Van Hauern, of Willmar, fishes Monday afternoon on Foot Lake in Willmar near Robbins Island. Although the lake’s ice was wet, Van Hauern said the ice was about two feet deep. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Wet ice
March 10, 2015 - 12:08am
March 9, 2015
South Elementary students in West Fargo, North Dakota swarm the monkey bars during a sunny noon recess Monday. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/David Samson)
Recess warms up
March 9, 2015 - 11:21pm